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Money Problems & Consumer Complaints

Submission: ASIC Consultation Paper on Credit Cards and Responsible Lending Assessments
17 August 2018

In this submission, RLC focuses on the impact of irresponsible lending practices on consumers in response...

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Police Complaints

Submission: Review of the Surveillance Devices Amendment (Police Body-Worn Video) Act 2014
10 July 2018

RLC and the ALS have made a joint submission to the NSW Government Review of the Surveillance Devices...

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Tenancy & Housing

Submission: Social Services Legislation Amendment (Housing Affordability) Bill 2017
10 November 2017

In this submission, Redfern Legal Centre (RLC) addresses a Bill to allow Centrelink to make deductions...

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Discrimination & Human Rights

Submission: Parliamentary Inquiry into Freedom of Speech
23 January 2017

This submission, written by RLC’s discrimination solicitor Dr Linda Tucker, draws on RLC's earlier...

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Domestic Violence

Submission: Domestic Violence & Gender Equality
21 April 2016

Redfern Legal Centre made a submission to an inquiry into domestic violence and gender inequality...

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Submission: National Inquiry into Employment Discrimination against Older Australians and Australians with Disability
18 December 2015

Our submission to this inquiry - Willing to Work - emphasises the ongoing difficulties faced at...

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Government Complaints

Submission: Ensuring Access to Justice for Serious Invasions of Privacy in the Digital Era
12 May 2014

It is our position that a statutory cause of action for serious invasions of privacy is a necessary and...

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International Students

Submission: Inquiry into the impact of gambling
25 March 2014

Research shows that a higher proportion of international students are problem or at-risk gamblers when...

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